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SMITH, SAMUEL

smith samuel r

Swam the partly frozen creek under fire to establish a crossing.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain (highest rank: Brevet Major) Company C, 4th Delaware Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware

Citation

Swam the partly frozen creek under fire to establish a crossing.